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across america, cities and towns, homes and businesses all depend upon one basic resource. modern civilization and life itself would be impossible without it. woman: okay, so today, we're going to look at how do we get our water? narrator: and today, it's a matter of simply turning on the tap. so often, we forget about the value of water. water is a commodity that is essential to life. 100 years ago, it would have been hard to imagine turning on the tap water. and now, it's an expectation. narrator: over 300 million people live in the united states. and each person uses an average of 100 gallons of water every day. man: what it takes to actually make clean water is somewhat a mystery to most customers. woman: so how does water get from the river into your house, or here at school? woman: somebody has to bring that water to us, and somebody has to take it away when we're finished with it. man: the water infrastructure is vital for disease protection, fire protection, basic sanitation, economic development, and for our quality of life. man: you just can't visualize all the assets th
remains were discovered in a vacant learning home in baltimore city. back in april 2011, they found the charred remains of a man in the basement. after four days of trial, he was found guilty of murder, theft, and arson. he killed him during a dispute over drugs and then burn his body and stole his car. he is facing life and the sentencing is in april. >> almost one week after the training was shot in owings mills, they have named a new director of the department of education and training. major joseph smith was appointed today and he will be officially introduced to recruit damned training instructors tomorrow when limited operations are expected to resume. he replaces maj russell put on administrative suspension. it, we discovered last tuesday that 46-year-old william kearn accidentally grabbed and fired his duty weapon money was supposed to be using a training weapon. the victim, at last check, is in critical condition. baltimore city democrats are moving one step closer to filling the seat. they nominated need our harbor to finish out harrison's term representing the district in
benedict asked eded pilgrims to pray for the next pope. he will eventually live inside vatican city. that will allow him to keep out of the public eye and ensure his personal security. because the vatican is sovereign territory it will make it impossible for the lawyers to try to sue him for the sex abuse scandals which some have tried do. when a pope dies they put things under seal but he plans to keep writing. issues on what to call the pope will be bush of emeritus of rome for which he'll receive just over $3,000 a month. there's still no firm decision whether church law can be altered to choose a pope 15 days after benedict leaves office. prior to the conclave the cardinals speak their minds and get to know each other. a crucial inltd rim according to senior adviser greg burke. >> some of the advisers are known. a lot are not. it's interesting. they get together a few times a year, but it's not like they all know each other well. >> reporter: the last time he saw the pope he was hard of hearing, thin, and partially blind in one eye. >> we're joined now from vat
, skipped the new york city area but really pounded from boston to hyannisport pretty heavily. a good hit of snow. this storm, in some way was almost as powerful as the bli blizza blizzardmaker. up to 10 inches of snow in some locations there. the cold air dragging in behind. 12 below in saranac lake. the wind chills are brutally cold this morning. one more snowmaker we'll watch develop. north dakota on into minnesota. it's february, and every bit of it. josh? >> thank you, sam. paula faris here are the top storie stories. >> everyone is wondering what is going on at the pump these days. we begin with something we all need that is getting a whole lot more expensive. the experts are not sure why. gasoline prices have skyrocketed by 42 cents a gallon in just 2 last month much of that increase in the last few days. abc's lindsey janis, the newest correspondent in the house. welcome to our function nal family here at abc news. >> thanks, guys. good to be here. believe it or not, some drivers paying more that are $5 a gallon for gas. in every corner of the country, prices are skyrocketing. the
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city. lob, lob city. one more from kevin durant. it's an all star game. >> i don't think he traveled. >> i don't think so either. cpiii is your mc p. how about history. danica patrick, the first woman ever to gain the pole position at daytona 500. last year was first time in daytona. her top speed yesterday, 196.4 miles per hour. she gets congratulations there from jeff gordon. i heard her interviewing and say it will be nice when they say not first female. but it is a historic day. >> how come msg gets to remain msg. >> the world's most famous arena. they can do what they want. >> really? i wish we could stay whatever we used to be. >> we had verizon center. >> yeah, i mean i love it. there's power in that. >> it's just madison square garden. >> i love that. >> i know new york friends are probably like yeah it's our place. forget about it. we're not renaming. >> we don't want at&t stadium. >> i like it like that. thank you, dave. appreciate it. all right, mr. barnes good morning. >> cold? cold day. you like that breeze. >> runnin to the car. >> a bit of a breeze. wind rz blowing at
's coming up this hour. >>> we'll also take you to a unique school here in new york city. it's aim is to teach a wide variety of kids of different abilities and backgrounds all in the same classroom. >>> we want to remind you about this friday's friday field trip. savannah, natalie, willie and i are going to miami. that's right. we're hitting the south beach, south beach wine and food festival and everything it entails. in fact, savannah, willie and matt will be my celebrity helpers at the barbecue thursday night. >> we're going to be your sous chefs because i can't cook. >> wondering why he couldn't have been invited to that show. >> miami show with the barbecue, can you really grill, al? >> oh, yeah. >> he grills good. >> i have two barbecue cookbooks. >> oh, that's right. >> come on. i'm ready to go. >> and you used to have a little weight on you. >> that's right. i used to wear that pregnancy empathy suit. >> a lot to get to with our celebrity co-host steve harvey. let's get to natalie morales with a check of the top headlines this morning. >>> good morning to you once again. l
storm. northern new england got the worst of it with some cities in maine battered by nearly a foot of blowing snow. cape cod was hit by 50-mile-an-hour winds and boston buried under a half foot. several inches fell on new york's long island. a brutal two weeks in this area of the country. and the blizzard-like conditions are lingering this morning, leaving behind some bitter cold air. >> meteorologist jim dicky is fracking the storm. >> good morning. the snowstorm is pulling away from maine but blizzard warnings will stay in effect until 4:00 p.m. in some cases. as we see blowing and drifting snow and it will still be dangerous out there. certainly cold here. across the northeast this morning, many spots in the single digits. down to 9 in syracuse. 12 in wuf low. and looking for the threat of severe weather in the lower mississippi valley. >>> and here's the rest of your monday forecast. storms will bring rain to memphis, little rock, new orleans and houston. rain changes over to snow in chicago this evening. blizzard conditions from the dakotas to northern michigan. rain and mount
-per-hour reports. down into the 20s from new york city to cape cod it was a cold air mass behind us. windchills were brutal yesterday. they're still not fun this morning. everyone in new england is in the negative numbers. that's the white shading. minus 10 in albany. thankfully we don't have people out on the bus stops this morning. if you have to go out this morning you want the long johns and everything. the next storm is coming down. cold and windy up in north dakota and minnesota. as far as that storm, i want to show you this final image here. here is cape cod. this here is what almost looked like an eye of the storm. it was that power official a winter storm. it almost had the appearance of what we see for hurricane season. thank goodness no more of these coming. >> wow. you missed it, bill, i was trying to hand you a bottle of water there. i was off -- >> next time. >> next time. >>> coming up next on "first look," another chicago teen shooting tragedy. thousands march on the national mall and jfk history goes up for sale. >>> and being the leader of the free world does have its perks. y
and say "i want to thank you for what you've done for me, for my family, for the city of los angeles. it's been great entertainment." and they make a point to say thank you and i appreciate that. >> reporter: jerry buss put on an unforgettable show. bill whitaker, cbs news, los angeles. >> pelley: well, there was an unforgettable price paid last night for a jacket worn by former president john f. kennedy. it was his air force one bomber jacket in an auction of kennedy memorabilia it went for more than half a million dollars. more than ten times the expected price. the jacket was part of the collection kept by kennedy's long-time advisor david powers who died in 1998. they bring modern medicine to people who believe illnesses are caused by evil spirits. an american mission of mercy. next. i'm breathing better. advair, so now i can be in the scene. advair is clinically proven to help significantly improve lung function. unlike most copd medications, advair contains both an anti-inflammatory and a long-acting bronchodilator working together to help improve your lung function all day. advair
northeast. let's check it out. it feels like it's 2 below in boston. 2 above in new york city. 4 in watertown. afternoon temperatures bounce back not very much. upper teens to 20s. single digits, below zero readings in the plains. 70s and 80s in texas. 40s in the pacific northwest. a big storm to talk about. we'll tell you about it in a little bit. first, your local forecast after these messages. >>> good morning. frigid february morning. we're in the teens, just near 20. under a crystal clear sky at dawn on this president's day morning. we are going to stay below freezing until 10:00. by noontime, mid and upper 30s. low to mid 40s by mid afternoon with sun and a slighter wind. tomorrow, a brief wintry mix north and a west of the metro area in the morning. >> savannah? >> okay, al, thanks. >>> coming up, look who is getting ready to join us as our special co-host. >> michael jordan? what? wow! >> back up. back up. steven harvey is joining us as co-host. michael jordan is turning 50. we'll have the stories in the correct order. >>> coming up, michael jordan turning 50 years old. w
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